Old Norse Dictionary - feðma

Meaning of Old Norse word "feðma" in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

d, [faðmr], to span or encompass with the arms, Fas. ii. 149.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᚦᛘᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

Works & Authors cited:

Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
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